Leno Receives Hyperbaric Chamber Treatment For For ‘Serious Burns’

JAY LENO'S GARAGE -- Peter Giacobbi with featured cars Tjaarda, DeLorean and Testarossa -- Pictured: Jay Leno -- (Photo by: Walker Dalton/CNBC/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal via Getty Images)

At a glance

  • After comedian and classic car collector Jay Leno suffered “serious burns” in a gasoline fire while working on one of his vehicles on Saturday, the 72-year-old underwent hyperbaric treatment.
  • The talk show host was seen in a hyperbaric chamber, which Leno’s doctor, Peter Grossman, explained is supposed to decrease swelling, increase blood flow with good oxygenation and decrease bacteria, according to a video obtained by “Inside Edition.”
  • Leno is seen in a blue hospital gown and both hands are bandaged, with his left arm almost wrapped up to his elbow.

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